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A crisis on Everest; Into Thin Air

This is a book review and thus may contain spoilers!

So for a while now I have been absolutely fascinated with mountaineering, and by some sinister association, mountaineering disasters. 295 more words


Parenting Fail of the Week: What really happens when your 4-year-old is very, very quiet

Do not pat yourself on the back. Do not congratulate yourself. This is not the breakthrough that you’ve been waiting for—the day when finally, he’s playing quietly, entertaining himself, writing the immortal novel or finishing his treatise on the social habits of roly poly bugs. 455 more words


Disaster Visions and the Bizarre: Vonnegut's Cat's Cradle

This particular post is a less of a review and more of a discussion on Vonnegut’s novel. In terms of granting it a rating, I would highly recommend this book. 1,168 more words


Tents’ as a Temporary Shelter

“Home is where you feel the safety and having a roof above your head is the key to creating a beautiful family.” What if you worked hard all your life for it and then everything gets buried in a blink of an eye? 378 more words

Earthquake Relief

Where Was God?

That must be the most asked question around.  From athiests to believers, at any point in time, someone going through a hardship or immense trial is asking – ‘where is God?’.  1,579 more words


Magnitude 7.0 Earthquake Hits Indonesia

BREAKING NEWS – A magnitude 7.0 earthquake Monday afternoon in Indonesia, but there was no immediate tsunami threat. The USGS reported the 7.0 magnitude earthquake that struck about 153 miles west of Jayapura around 2:40 p.m. 25 more words


Indonesia earthquake: Magnitude 7.0 quake strikes Irian Jaya, West Papua

The Indonesian region of Irian Jaya in Papua has been struck by an earthquake registering a magnitude of 7.0, the US Geological Survey said. Indonesia earthquake: Magnitude 7.0 quake strikes Irian Jaya, West Papua